Northern Michigan Wine Wins Big at the 2012 Pacific Rim Contest

Northern Michigan Wine: Bronze applause, silver spotlight and gold grandeur… just a few ways to describe the awards Northern Michigan wines took home at the 2012 Pacific Rim Contest. We highlight the Northern Michigan wineries from Leelanau Peninsula and Old Mission Peninsula who are adding another set of accolades to their (and Northern Michigan's!) repertoire.

Chateau Grand Traverse

Old Mission Peninsula

Silver Riesling Off Dry 2010

Bel Lago

Leelanau Peninsula

Silver Pinot Grigio 2010 Bronze Riesling 2010

Black Star Farms

Old Mission Peninsula

Silver Pinot Grigio Arcturos 2011 Silver Riesling 2010

Blustone

Leelanau Peninsula

Silver Chardonnay,  2011   Silver Pinot Grigio 2011 Silver Riesling, Dry 2011

2 Lads Winery

Old Mission Peninsula

Gold Riesling 2011 Silver Pinot Noir 2010 Silver Pinot Grigio 2011

Boathouse Vineyards

Leelanau Peninsula

Gold Pinot Grigio 2011 Gold Riesling, Dry 2011 Bronze Cabernet- Boathouse Red 2010

Bowers Harbor Vineyards

Gold/Best of Class Chardonnay Unwooded 2011 Old Mission Peninsula Bronze Chardonnay Unwooded 2011 Leelanau Peninsula Bronze Riesling 2011 Smokey Hollow Vineyard

Chateau Fontaine

Leelanau Peninsula

Silver Riesling, Dry 2011 Silver Gewurztraminer 2011 Bronze Pinot Grigio 2011

Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery

Old Mission Peninsula

Gold Pinot Blanc 2011 Silver Chardonnay Naked 2011 Bronze Merlot 2010

French Valley Vineyards

Leelanau Peninsula

Silver Riesling, Off Dry 2010

Chateau Chantal

Old Mission Peninsula

Silver Pinot Grigio Reserve 2010 Bronze Riesling Semi-dry 2011

Verterra Winery

Leelanau Peninsula

Gold/Best of Class Other White Blends Chaos White Cuvee 2011 Gold/Best of Class Pinot Blanc 2011
Gold Riesling, Dry 2011
Silver Chardonnay, 2 Unoaked 2011
Silver Gewurztraminer 2011
Silver Gewurztraminer 2011 Silver Pinot Grigio 2011

Want to try some of Northern Michigan's winning wines? Stop by any of the wineries for a tasting, then bring a bottle home for special dinners or relaxed sipping- all retail for just $22.00 and below!

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